Fortnite Adds New Skins and Weapons for Valentine's Day

Fortnite Adds New Skins and Weapons for Valentine's Day

D'awww.

Fortnite is celebrating Valentine's day with a host of love-themed goods along with a usual list of gameplay patches.

For Battle Royale players, Epic is delivering some new skins perfect for the Hallmark funded Valentine's day. These include a cupid sculpture skin, and a skin-tight teddy bear skin that kind of reminds me of a demented Carebear crossed with Deadpool.

Fortnite Battle Royale is also adding a new, Valentine's-themed weapon in the form of a crossbow. Like Cupid's arrow, but deadlier. And since it's silent, it'll let players utilize a little stealth into their game as well.

The Shooting Test #1 has also been switched to Solo only with this patch as Epic is working to fix a known issue where the Shooting Test does not save progression for stats or challenges.

As for Save the World players, they'll also be getting a Valentine's special in the form of a new questline which Epic describes as, "A Love Story, told the Fortnite way." Which presumably means a love store the include zombies and constructions in some form or another.

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Matt Kim

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Matt Kim is a former freelance writer who's covered video games and digital media. He likes video games as spectacle and is easily distracted by bright lights or clever bits of dialogue. He also once wrote about personal finance, but that's neither here nor there.

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